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Wellgate Cottage, Ketteringham

Description: Wellgate Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 226986

OS Grid Reference: TG1589103267
OS Grid Coordinates: 615891, 303267
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5843, 1.1854

Location: Low Street, Ketteringham, Norfolk NR18 9RY

Locality: Ketteringham
Local Authority: South Norfolk District Council
County: Norfolk
Country: England
Postcode: NR18 9RY

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Listing Text

(north side)
5/101 Wellgate Cottage


House, now two dwellings, C16, timberframed with wattle and daub, rendered
and colourwashed; steep pantile roof. 2½ cells, 1½ storeys; several lean-
to additions to north, west and east of C18-C20. Facade to west: steep
hipped roof to left, axial stack off centre to right; clay lump lean-to
to left, rendered lean-to to right; facade between lean-tos with brick
plinth and timber studs. 2 C19 gabled dormers with casements. Return to
left (north) with C18 lean-to of colourwashed brick with very narrow studs.
Return wall of clay lump. Return to right to road (south): lower wall of
C18 brick with coloured headers; attic gable rendered and rebuilt; C20
casements and bay window. Facade to east with 2 gabled dormers with case-
ments above late C20 lean-to encasing original frame. Interior: double
fireplace to central stack, that to south cell with bread oven, that to
north cell with timber studs to partition across left recess; small semi-
circular headed opening c.25cm high to former outside wall. North cell
with ogee stepped bridging beam, 2 4-centred doorways in wood to ½ cell
to north, stair to right. Half cell to north probably early lean-to raised
with hipped roof.

Listing NGR: TG1589103267

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Source: English Heritage

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